It's Saturday Night (tips for easier bathing)

It's Saturday Night (tips for easier bathing) 

Explore habits of a lifetime and how to incorporate them into the bathing process. Obtain practical solutions that will reduce the stress of bathing. Decrease incontinence by creating wayfinding clues to the bathroom and using familiar terminology.

$9.99

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-DEME207

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (1 Match)

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (ALL Direct Care Workers)

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CO1933689

Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-DEME207
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 8/30/2023
Learning Objectives:
Explore habits of a lifetime and how to incorporate them into the bathing process
Obtain practical solutions that will reduce the stress of bathing
Decrease incontinence by creating wayfinding clues to the bathroom and using familiar terminology

Outline:


  1. Objectives

  2. Load times may vary

  3. Reasons why bathing is difficult

  4. Look, feel and smell like a bathroom

  5. Practice activity

    1. What is one reason bathing (and showering) is stressful for people with Dementia?

    2. What do people with Dementia see in the mirror?

    3. Click on the bathroom that would be best to bathe a person with Dementia in



  6. Habits of a lifetime

  7. Approaches

  8. Practice activity

    1. Which of these could mean “taking a shower or bath” to a person with Dementia?

    2. Which of these is a good one to get a person with Dementia to walk with you?

    3. During bathing, people with Dementia should be covered up



  9. Tidbits

  10. Bathing conclusion

  11. Practice activity

    1. Pick which phrase is better to use:

    2. You always have to give a person a bath in the bathroom, no matter what.



  12. Where’s the outhouse?

  13. Practice activity

    1. Select all the words you might hear to describe a bathroom:

    2. Click on the bathroom door that has the outhouse sign in the best location for a person with Dementia to see it



  14. More tidbits


Instructor: Jolene A. Brackey, BA
Founder of Enhanced Moments and author of the book, Creating Moments of Joy, Jolene Brackey is a celebrated nationwide speaker in Alzheimer's education.  She has a B.A. from IoWA State Long Term Care Workers University and extensive experience with people who have Alzheimer's. Jolene has been a keynote speaker at many conferences where family members, CNAs, and professionals share what works and doesn't work.   Disclosure: Jolene A. Brackey, BA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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